Martin Luther King Jr Middle School



Martin Luther King Jr Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Martin Luther King Jr Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 303
7 349
8 370
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Martin Luther King Jr Middle School is a public elementary school located in Charlotte, NC in the Charlotte-Mecklenburg School District. It enrolls 1,022 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 17.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 1,022
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 59.06

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Martin Luther King Jr Middle School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 559
(55%)
53,393
(51%)
 Female 463
(45%)
51,417
(49%)

Martin Luther King Jr Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 494
(48%)
40,499
(39%)
 Hispanic 469
(46%)
24,386
(23%)
 Asian 26
(3%)
6,558
(6%)
 White 22
(2%)
30,400
(29%)
 Two or More 10
(1%)
2,330
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
138
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
499
(0%)

Martin Luther King Jr Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

Outer ring represents school district
  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 1,016
(99%)
64,671
(62%)
 Not Eligible 6
(1%)
37,833
(36%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
2,306
(2%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Martin Luther King Jr Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (99.4%) is significantly higher than the state average of 61.1%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Martin Luther King Jr Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 875
2006 948
2007 955
2008 899
2009 869
2010 838
2011 911
2012 949
2013 1079
2014 1102
2015 1022

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 N/A
2006 13.4
2007 13.8
2008 14.3
2009 14.4
2010 15.3
2011 16.4
2012 17.5
2013 16.8
2014 19.1
2015 17.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.82514285714286
2006 0.82805907172996
2007 0.79685863874346
2008 0.80311457174638
2009 0.89067894131185
2010 0.90214797136038
2011 0.91547749725576
2012 0.927291886196
2013 0.89341983317887
2014 0.99909255898367
2015 0.99412915851272

Compare Martin Luther King Jr Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,465.9% 14.7:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,730.0% 17.3:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 61.1%
 
This School 99.4%
 

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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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